Women’s Committee

Past Lectures

1958
Symphonic Heritage of Twentieth-Century Music
1959
The Moulding of Modern Culture:
The 18th-Century Enlightenment
1960
Problems of the World Scene
1961
Contemporary Concerns: Afro-Asian
1962
The Changing World of the Arts

Carol Thomas

1963
Woman: Image and Reality

Mary Betty Underwood

1964
Science and Society
1965
Mid-Century Society in Transition
1966
Enduring Humanistic Values
1967
The Society of Youth
1968
The Quest for Unity
1969
Contemporary Concerns

Kay Herrmann, Ceil Huntington

1970
Education Examined
1971
Arts: Expanding Media
1972
Order and Individual Freedom
1973
Transitions
1974
Challenges of the Seventies

Marjorie Briggs

1975
200 Years Later: Reassessing our Freedoms
1976
Concerns and Commentary
1977
The Stages of Life-Our Strange, Eventful History

Betsy Smith

1978
Inside Out

Jean Babson, Nancy Stevens

1979
The Media, The Message and The Masses

Ellen Heltzel, Dee Poth

1980
A Diversity of Concerns

Sybil Heidel, Nancy Rinehart

1981
Islam: The Heritage Behind the Headlines

Jane Hilliard Zahler, Barbara Walker

1982
Trends and Transformations:
Reflections of Tomorrow

Marilyn Deering, Janet Westwood

1983
Central America

Carol Shoemaker, Harriet Watson

1984
A Sense of Humor

Marlys Chapman, Linda Clingan

1985
Are All Decisions Economic?

Renée Glasgow, Nancy Leuschel

1986
Heroes

Candace Harvey-Smith, Anne Munch

1987
In Search of American Values

Eileen Reierson, Barbara Sloop

1988
The Leading Edge of Change

Sue Einowski, Dorothy Walter

1989
European Unity: 1992

Lisa Hoehler, Sandra Etlinger

1990
Eastern Europeans: New Citizens of the World

Donna Smith, Ellen McClure

1991
Making a Difference: Four American Idealists

Elaine Tanzer, Jean Suman

1992
Privacy and Censorship

Kay Bristow, Mickey Hallett

1993
Art: Transcending Barriers

Roberta Cohen, Judy Schultz

1994
Politics and the Media: Who's Using Whom?

Cynthia Francisco, Martha Petersen

1995
Four Minds In Search of Character, Values & Ethics

Kay Hovey, Elaine Weinstein

1996
China Today

Alice Meyer, Nadja Lilly

1997
Conscience and Community

Karyn Baumeister, Patti Nemer

1998
Centuries of Change: Countdown to the Millennium

Donna Swan, Betty Martin

1999
Challenges in the Millenium

Jan Moore, Mary Ann Ryan

2000
Art Scene Art Seen

Joan Biggs, Elaine Savinar

2001
Beginnings, Endings, & Edges:
Humanity's Shifting Frontiers

Marnie Frank, Jessica Scarborough

2002
Reflections on America's Promise

Marti Granmo, Kathleen Lewis

2003
Blueprint for designing public spaces

Susan Franzen, Mariniah Prendergast

2004
A Passion for Performance

Deborah Chessar, Barbara Langley

2005
Media: Our Link to the World

Kari Hauge, Roberta Weinstein